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If you suffer from arthritis pain during certain weather, there may be a link. OrthoAtlanta explains the connection between arthritis pain and the weather.
Exercise is great for burning calories, but can be painful for your feet and ankle joints. OrthoAtlanta gives you tips on exercise equipment that can protect your feet and ankles.
The holidays can be the most wonderful time of the year. Why not brighten the holidays by making your health and safety top priority? Finish this year strong with these 12 Days of Holiday Health Tips!
Whether it’s minor or major, an orthopedic surgery is a serious matter that has little room for uncertainty. So, when you meet with an orthopedic surgeon, you want all the information you can gather. Here are 8 critical questions to ask when meeting with your orthopedic specialist before surgery.
Clayton State University proudly unveiled its new OrthoAtlanta Athletic Training Room on Monday, November 26, 2018. OrthoAtlanta, the official orthopedic and sports medicine provider of Clayton State Athletics, contributed $60,000 to the project.
Orthopedic surgeon specializing in Foot and Ankle, serves patients at OrthoAtlanta Piedmont and Stockbridge locations.
Check out these 4 tips for a fast recovery from knee surgery.
Is a shoulder replacement surgery right for your condition?
What are the differences between tennis elbow and golfer’s elbow?
Is there a cure for flat feet among children? Should I be concerned about bow legs or knock knees in my child?
Joint exercises can keep you safe while playing pickleball!
OrthoAtlanta was named Official Sports Medicine Provider to the Spalding County Pickleball Association. The SCPA Pickleball Complex in Griffin-Spalding County, GA, is the second largest in Southeast and acclaimed as one of the finest in the nation.
Donald Fowler, MD, Interview on 3 Point Conversion Radio Discusses Are Sports Injuries Part of the Game
OrthoAtlanta orthopedic surgeon, Donald E. Fowler, MD, was interviewed on 3 Point Conversion Radio, as part of live radio broadcast. Dr. Fowler discussed ACL tears, particularly in professional football players.
Here are 5 non-surgical treatment options for knee arthritis.
Learn how certain foods can reduce your carpal tunnel symptoms.
Click here to learn about recovery from spinal surgeries.
Read the following to learn about common running injuries and how to keep them from becoming serious problems.
The professionals at OrthoAtlanta want you to treat your feet well, so learn how to step in the right direction with the best and worst shoes for arthritis pain.
OrthoAtlanta wants you to live without pain and be aware of all of your surgical options. Read on to learn more about the benefits of minimally invasive spine surgery.
Dr. Peter Symbas and Dr. Jeffrey Smith, OrthoAtlanta, provide orthopedic and sports medicine care to Atlanta United FC and Atlanta United 2 in collaboration with the Piedmont Healthcare role as Official Adult Healthcare Partner of Atlanta United
OrthoAtlanta is official sports medicine provider of the 2018 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game on September 1
OrthoAtlanta is the Official Sports Medicine provider for the nationally-televised 2018 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game on September 1 matchup between the Washington Huskies and Auburn Tigers in Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Every year 2.5 million older Americans need to see an orthopedic surgeon as the result of a fall. Find out some of the ways falls can result in joint injuries.
Dr. Yolanda Scott discusses Improving Functionality through Regenerative Medicine in the 2nd Quarter 2018 issue of Scripts, a Journal of the Cobb County Medical Society.
Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in Adult Total Joint Reconstruction, including Direct Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement, serves patients in the greater Gwinnett and Johns Creek areas.
OrthoAtlanta orthopedic surgeon, Snehal Dalal, MD discussed the role of OrthoAtlanta as the official orthopedic and sports medicine provider of the 2018 BB&T Atlanta Open during a live radio interview with Buck & Kincade on 680 The Fan / 93.7FM.
Dr. Yolanda Scott discusses non-surgical treatment options for carpal tunnel syndrome in the July 2018 issue of Chapel Hill News & Views.
Are you having surgery for spinal stenosis in Atlanta? OrthoAtlanta has some post-surgery tips to help speed up your recovery. Read about these tips here.
Do you suspect your toe is broken? OrthoAtlanta describes symptoms as well as treatments a foot and ankle orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta may recommend. Read more here.
Are you having hand or wrist pain? The specialists at OrthoAtlanta can discuss a treatment plan and potential causes including injury, arthritis, and other conditions.
Shoulder conditions including tendonitis, bursitis and shoulder impingement syndrome can take a tennis player off his or her game. Learn about causes, symptoms and treatment options for shoulder impingement syndrome.
OrthoAtlanta an Official Partner of the 2018 BB&T Atlanta Open Serving as Official Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Provider
OrthoAtlanta is an official partner of the 2018 BB&T Atlanta Open, proudly serving as the official orthopedic and sports medicine provider to the tennis tournament for the 9th year.
OrthoAtlanta orthopedic surgeon, Donald Fowler, MD, held a live radio interview with 680 The Fan, 93.7 FM, speaking about sports injuries and treatment options ranging from conservative, non-surgical to surgical, as part of the OrthoAtlanta Battery Atlanta open house.
OrthoAtlanta is proud to serve as official orthopedic and
sports medicine provider to the 2018 BB&T Atlanta Open to be held July 21 –
29 at Atlantic Station.
If you’ve tried everything to ease your ankle pain, visit a foot and ankle orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta. Their goal is to help you become free of pain.
If you have pain in your elbow and it radiates down your arm, you may have tennis elbow, or tendonitis of the elbow. See a doctor to determine its origin.
Do you suffer from arthritis pain in the knee or leg? Read on to learn about managing arthritis pain and other symptoms from the knee specialists at Atlanta at OrthoAtlanta.
Bone fractures are no fun for anyone, but they happen often and can be painful. OrthoAtlanta has ten facts about broken bones and how to prevent them.
After a sprained ankle diagnosis, there’s little the doctor can do until your follow-up appointment. How quickly you heal is up to you. Learn how to care for your sprained ankle injury at home and you’ll be back on your feet in no time.
OrthoAtlanta surgeons, Michael J. Behr, MD and Peter J. Symbas, MD, participated in an Atlanta-based orthopedic medical mission trip to Honduras where they provided total knee replacement to an impoverished population.
Dr. Yolanda Scott discusses back pain in the May 2018 issue of Chapel Hill News & Views.
Posture can make or break your back. Maintaining good posture has a lot of health benefits, including avoiding long-term back problems and potential back surgery. Here are a few tips for your back and spine.
Athletes with stress fractures or musculoskeletal pain should consider vitamin D levels. Read on to learn why researchers recommend keeping an eye on this vitamin.
Shoulder injuries can be serious. Treatment is straightforward, but it has to be done right. Here is what to do if you suspect you have a shoulder dislocation.
Stiff joints affect people as they age, but they can also be a sign of a more serious condition. Discover what stiff joints are and how you can remedy them.
As baseball fans started streaming into their seats at SunTrust Park this spring, OrthoAtlanta orthopedic and sports medicine specialists was opening its newest location at The Battery Atlanta.
OrthoAtlanta Orthopedic Surgeon, Todd Schmidt, MD, Serves as 2018 Medical Honoree for the Atlanta Arthritis Foundation Walk to Cure Arthritis
Dr. Schmidt shares insights into current arthritis treatment options and encourages participation in the annual Arthritis Foundation Fundraiser to be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Concourse Office Park (Perimeter area).
OrthoAtlanta recognizes 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 Year Employee Service Milestones in annual awards banquet
OrthoAtlanta and Atlanta Gladiators Recognize 15 Year Partnership in Hockey Team’s 15th Anniversary Season
OrthoAtlanta Serves as the Official Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Provider to the Atlanta Gladiators Celebrating its 15 Anniversary Season 2017-2018
OrthoAtlanta opens new location at The Battery Atlanta at SunTrust Park, providing orthopedic and sports medicine care to greater Cobb County area community.
Join Team OrthoAtlanta on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Atlanta Arthritis Foundation Walk to Cure Arthritis / OrthoAtlanta Todd Schmidt, MD, serves as 2018 Medical Honoree
OrthoAtlanta Fund-Raisers Culminate in Annual Event to Raise Funds in the Fight to Cure Arthritis and Todd Schmidt, MD is 2018 Medical Honoree
Dr. Yolanda Scott discusses chronic pelvic pain in men and women in the March 2018 issue of Chapel Hill News & Views.
OrthoAtlanta Douglasville Open House Welcomes New Physicians, Christopher Burket, MD, Sports Medicine, and Yolanda Scott, MD, Physiatry
OrthoAtlanta Douglasville held an open house event for local medical, business and community leaders on March 15, 2018 welcoming new physicians Dr. Christopher Burket and Dr. Yolanda Scott.
Todd A. Schmidt, MD, OrthoAtlanta, Serves as Doctor of the Day at the Georgia State Capitol on February 26, 2018
OrthoAtlanta physician, Todd A. Schmidt, MD, was honored to serve as the Doctor of the Day at the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday, February 26, 2018.
Snehal C. Dalal, MD, OrthoAtlanta, Serves as Doctor of the Day at the Georgia State Capitol on February 28, 2018
OrthoAtlanta physician Snehal C. Dalal, MD, was honored to serve as the Doctor of the Day at the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta, Georgia on Wednesday, February 28, 2018.
Orthopedic and sports medicine provider OrthoAtlanta plans to open its 14th metro Atlanta location inside The Battery Atlanta on April 2, 2018. The second-story facility will be more than 6,800 square feet and will accept both existing and new patients.
Dr. Sharrona Williams, OrthoAtlanta Orthopedic Surgeon, Cycling to Race Victory Just One Week After Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery
OrthoAtlanta orthopedic surgeon, Sharrona Williams, MD, finishes second overall and second in her category (Cat 4) during the USA Cycling Southeastern Collegiate Cycling Conference (SECCC) Auburn University Road Race one week after shoulder arthroscopic surgery.
OrthoAtlanta Gwinnett and Johns Creek Voted Best of Gwinnett including Best Orthopedic Surgeon, Best Physical Therapy and Best Sports Medicine Practice
OrthoAtlanta physicians and staff in Gwinnett and Johns Creek are proud to be voted Best Orthopedic Surgeon, Best Sports Medicine Practice and Best Physical Therapy Practice by the local Gwinnett County community.
OrthoAtlanta Medical Director, Michael J. Behr, M.D., Completes Eighth Medical Mission Trip to Haiti
OrthoAtlanta Medical Director, Michael J. Behr, M.D., recently completed a medical mission trip to Haiti, in what has become his eighth annual visit to the impoverished island nation.
Yolanda C. Scott, M.D., Physiatrist, Joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Specialists in Douglasville
Dr. Yolanda Scott Provides Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Non-Surgical Spine Care to Patients in the Greater Douglas County Area
Dr. Christopher M. Burket discusses throwing arm injuries and prevention tips for young athletes, including baseball players.
OrthoAtlanta Douglasville physiatrist, Yolanda C. Scott, MD, is featured in Douglas County Sentinel.
OrthoAtlanta welcomes Alabama Crimson Tide and Georgia Bulldogs to Atlanta for 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship at Mercedes-Benz Stadium
OrthoAtlanta, the official sports medicine partner of the AFHC, welcomes 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship teams, Alabama Crimson Tide and Georgia Bulldogs, in lead up to Jan. 8 championship.
OrthoAtlanta sponsors the 2017 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Game on January 1, 2018, serving as the Official Sports Medicine Provider to the College Bowl Game Celebrating its 50th Anniversary.
OrthoAtlanta is proud to be voted as 2017 Best Orthopedic practice in North Atlanta.
Dr. Deitrick L. Cox, discusses non-surgical treatment options for lower back pain in the November issue of Our Town.
OrthoAtlanta is the Official Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Provider to the Atlanta Football Host Committee
OrthoAtlanta is featured in Atlanta's "All In" October magazine as the official orthopedic and sports medicine provider to the Atlanta Football Host Committee (AFHC) for the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship.
OrthoAtlanta is Official Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Provider to Atlanta Football Host Committee for 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship
OrthoAtlanta is the Official Orthopedic and Sports Medicine provider to the Atlanta Football Host Committee for the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship to be held on Monday, January 8 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia.
OrthoAtlanta is Official Sports Medicine Provider of 2017 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games on September 2 & 4
OrthoAtlanta is the official sports medicine provider for the nationally-televised 2017 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games on September 2 & 4 in Mercedes-Benz Stadium. OrthoAtlanta ticket giveaway offers Georgia residents the chance to win two tickets to the sold-out Labor Day game pairing Georgia Tech against Tennessee.
OrthoAtlanta Paulding in Hiram brings Increased staffing, services and facilities to provide one-stop orthopedic and sports medicine care to Paulding county, outside Atlanta, Georgia.
Joseph Wilkes, MD, discusses the role of OrthoAtlanta as the official orthopedic and sports medicine provider to the 2017 BB&T Atlanta Open on 680 The Fan / 93.7FM.
OrthoAtlanta Executives, Patricia Brewster and Kitchi Joyce, Named to 2017-2018 American Alliance of Orthopedic Executives (AAOE) Leadership Team
Patricia Brewster second year as AAOE Annual Conference Committee Chair; Kitchi Joyce serves as Board Secretary to this orthopedic educational and advocacy group.
OrthoAtlanta an Official Partner of the 2017 BB&T Atlanta Open Serves as Official Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Provider to the Tournament for 8th Year
OrthoAtlanta proudly serves as the official orthopedic and sports medicine provider of the 2017 BB&T Atlanta Open, July 22 – July 30, 2017 at Atlantic Station in Atlanta, GA.
OrthoAtlanta Stockbridge breaks own company fundraising record with contributions to the annual Arthritis Foundation of Georgia Walk to Cure Arthritis. Community efforts extend to Clayton State Athletics and more.
Fayette Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Welcomes OrthoAtlanta’s New Office Location in Peachtree City
Snehal Dalal, MD, OrthoAtlanta, Presenter at 2017 Atlanta Trauma Symposium on Common Elbow Injury Considerations
OrthoAtlanta Peachtree City office brings one-stop orthopedic and sports medicine care to Peachtree City area
Join Team OrthoAtlanta on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the Annual Arthritis Foundation Walk to Cure Arthritis
OrthoAtlanta Fund-Raisers Culminate in Annual Event to Raise Funds in the Fight to Cure Arthritis
OrthoAtlanta Snehal C. Dalal, MD, Presents at 8th Annual Gwinnett Medical Center Primary Care Summit
Dr. Snehal Dalal Provides Training in Common Hand Problems to Atlanta Area Primary Care Physicians
New Onsite MRI and Expanded Physical Therapy Offer One-Stop Convenience at OrthoAtlanta Gwinnett
Provides Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services to Patients in the South Cobb Area
OrthoAtlanta recognizing 5, 10, 15 and 20 Year Employee Service Milestones
OrthoAtlanta orthopedic and sports medicine specialists will be opening a new office location in Peachtree City, Georgia.
Dr. Tuan Bui shares insights into career and technology trends for patient spine care
Orthopedic Sports Medicine Surgeon Serves Patients in the Newnan and Fayetteville Areas
OrthoAtlanta Sponsors Arthritis Foundation 2016 Atlanta Jingle Bell Run with Jonathan Mathers MD Physician Honoree
Annual Festive 5K Run and Walk Event Supports Arthritis Research
OrthoAtlanta Susan Jordan MD and Sharrona Williams MD Participate in Perry Initiative Encouraging Young Women to Pursue Careers in Orthopedics
Day-long Program Provides Hands-On Training to Young Women Interested in Orthopedics and Engineering and Seeks to Stem the Shortage of Women in Traditionally Male-Dominated Fields
ORTHOQuick Piedmont West Provides After Hours Orthopedic Urgent Care in Buckhead, Midtown and West Midtown Areas
ORTHOQuick Piedmont West provides after hours orthopaedic urgent care Monday through Friday, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Buckhead, Midtown and Atlantic Station neighborhoods in Atlanta Georgia
OrthoAtlanta Sponsors Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl on December 31, 2016 Serving as the Official Sports Medicine Provider
OrthoAtlanta sponsors the 2016 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Game on December 31, serving as the Official Sports Medicine Provider to the sold-out college football playoff semifinal game.
Snehal Dalal, MD, OrthoAtlanta, is presenter at 2016 Southeastern Medical Legal Symposium discussing Shoulder Injuries
Snehal Dalal, MD, OrthoAtlanta, was a presenter at the 2016 Southeastern Medical Legal Symposium on October 18 and 19, 2016 discussing shoulder injuries in workers' compensation claims.
OrthoAtlanta is pleased to welcome Dr. Henaku K. Yirenkyi, spine surgeon, to its orthopaedic and sports medicine practice, providing spine care and treatment to patients in the greater Stockbridge, Georgia area.
Clayton State Athletics has received the single largest donation in the program's 27-year history as longtime partner OrthoAtlanta Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Specialists has agreed to contribute $60,000 towards the renovation of the athletic training room as announced by both organizations on Wednesday, September 7.
OrthoAtlanta Sponsors Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game on September 3, 2016 Serving as Official Sports Medicine Provider
OrthoAtlanta sponsors the 2016 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game on September 3 serving as the Official Sports Medicine Provider to the nationally-televised collegiate kickoff game.
OrthoAtlanta is pleased to welcome Jeffrey P. Smith, M.D., to its orthopaedic and sports medicine practice, bringing expertise in foot and ankle surgery and treatment to patients in the Gwinnett, Johns Creek, North Fulton and North Metro areas of Atlanta, Georgia.
OrthoAtlanta an Official Partner of the 2016 BB&T Atlanta Open Serves as Official Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Provider to the Tournament for 7th Year
OrthoAtlanta proudly serves as the official orthopaedic and sports medicine provider of the 2016 BB&T Atlanta Open, July 30 – August 7, 2016 at Atlantic Station in Atlanta, GA. OrthoAtlanta shares the excitement of world-class tennis with its own BB&T Atlanta Open Ticket Giveaway from July 1 – 24. Prizes include tickets to the John McEnroe vs. Sergi Bruguera Exhibition Match, the Finals Match and more.
Dr. Sharrona Williams, OrthoAtlanta Orthopedic Surgeon, Race Participant in 2016 Race Across America After Recent Total Knee Replacement
OrthoAtlanta orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Sharrona Williams will race in the 2016 Race Across America (RAAM) on Saturday, June 18 after receiving a total knee replacement surgery just 4.5 months prior.
Ribbon cutting celebration attended by over 100 area business and medical community members in the greater Midtown and Buckhead area
Discusses Partial Rotator Cuff Tears and Treatments
OrthoAtlanta Snehal C. Dalal, M.D. and David A. Stokes, M.D. Present at 6th Annual Gwinnett Medical Center Sports Medicine Conference
OrthoAtlanta physicians, Snehal C. Dalal, M.D., and David A. Stokes, M.D., were presenters at the Gwinnett Medical Center Sports Medicine Program 2016 Update for Primary Care Physicians held in Duluth, Georgia, on March 19, 2016.
OrthoAtlanta Medical Director, Michael J. Behr, M.D., is serving the people of Haiti during an annual medical mission trip to the island nation from March 19 to 25, 2016.
The OrthoAtlanta Brookstone office and physical therapy department on Stilesboro Road in Kennesaw, Georgia, will be permanently closed effective March 18, 2016.
OrthoAtlanta spine surgeon, Tuan L. Bui, M.D., has been invited to speak at the 12th Soonchunhyang Spine Symposium in Seoul, Korea on March 18, 2016. The international conference held by Soon Chun Hyang University Hospital will be attended by over 250 spine surgeons from around the world.
OrthoAtlanta Piedmont West Office Opens Serving Patients in Buckhead, Midtown and West Midtown in Atlanta
OrthoAtlanta orthopaedic and sports medicine specialists opened its newest location OrthoAtlanta Piedmont West serving new and existing patients in the rapidly growing Buckhead, Atlantic Station and West Midtown areas of Atlanta, Georgia.
Recognizing 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 Year Service Milestones
OrthoAtlanta Sponsors 2015 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Serving as Official Sports Medicine Provider for Over 20 Years
OrthoAtlanta is proud to serve as the official sports medicine provider to the 2015 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl on December 31, 2015 in Atlanta, GA. To commemorate its service to this prestigious Bowl game for over two decades, OrthoAtlanta is celebrating with its own Football Frenzy events including online ticket giveaway promotion.
Christopher A. Jarrett, M.D., OrthoAtlanta, Receives Prestigious Arthritis Foundation 2015 Hugh C. McLeod Award of Excellence
OrthoAtlanta physician, Christopher A. Jarrett, M.D., received the prestigious 2015 Hugh C. McLeod Award of Excellence from the Arthritis Foundation presented annually by their Southeast Region.
Tuan L. Bui, M.D., spine surgeon, joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, bringing expertise in spinal care to patients in Gwinnett, North Fulton and South Forsyth counties. Dr. Bui specializes in adult degenerative cervical and lumbar spinal treatment, traumatic spinal injuries, motion preservation technology (total disc arthroplasty) and minimally invasive spinal surgery.
David A. Stokes, M.D., Joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists Specializing in Arthroscopic Surgery
David A. Stokes, M.D., joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, bringing experience in general orthopedics and sports medicine to patients in Gwinnett, North Fulton and South Forsyth counties. Dr. Stokes holds a special interest in arthroscopic surgery for the knee, shoulder and elbow, treatment of dislocated shoulders and shoulder instability.
M. Jonathan Mathers, M.D., Joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, Specializing in Sports Medicine Including Arthroscopic Surgery
M. Jonathan Mathers, M.D., joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, bringing expertise in general orthopedics and sports medicine to patients in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Mathers holds a special interest in advanced arthroscopic surgery for rotator cuff and ACL tears. Affiliated with Piedmont Atlanta Hospital, Dr. Mathers sees patients in the OrthoAtlanta Piedmont office.
Kevin U. Park, MD, spine surgeon, joins OrthoAtlanta Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Specialists serving patients in Fayetteville, Newnan and Stockbridge, Georgia. Dr. Park treats spinal disorders and traumatic spinal injury through minimally invasive procedures and motion preservation technology.
OrthoAtlanta is proud to serve as the official sports medicine provider of the 2015 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game on September 5 in the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.